Rami Malek will be the Bond villain in the 25th James Bond movie.
Malek drew praise for his portrayal of Freddie Mercury in the Queen biopic ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’. It earned him an Academy Award for Best Actor, a Golden Globe for the Best Actor in a Motion Picture Drama, the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role, and the BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role.
Malek made his first movie appearance was Pharaoh Ankmenrah in ‘Night at the Museum’ (2006). His starring role was as Elliot Alderson in ‘Mr. Robot’. He also voices Flip McVicker in Bojack Horseman.
Famous Bond villains include Telly Savalas in ‘On Her Majesty’s Secret Service’, Christopher Lee in ‘The Man With The Golden Gun’, Christopher Walken in ‘A View To A Kill’ and Christop Waltz in ‘Spectre’.
Daniel Craig will return for the last time as James Bond for the 25th movie. Ralph Fiennes will be M, Ben Whislaw will be back as Q and Jeffrey Wright, who starred as Felix Leiter in ‘Casino Royale’ and ‘Quantum of Solace’ will return for the yet-to-be named 25th Bond.